2018 Lüneburger Schachfestival


Lueneburger Chess Festival will be held from 6 to 13 July at Hotel-Seminaris Lueneburg.

The tournament is divided in 3 sections.

A-Open (open to all)

B-Open (open for players from 1200 to 1800)

C-Open (open to players up to 1400)

Around 100 players are expected to take part in the tournament.

The top seeded chess players are GM Evgeny Vorobiov, GM Vadim Malakhatko, GM Azer Mirzoev etc…

Live chess game with analysis will be provided daily with the best chess software competing in the Top Chess Engine Championship – Komodo, Houdini, and Stockfish.

Starting list (top 10 seeds)

1 Vorobiov Evgeny E

2 Malakhatko Vadim

3 Mirzoev Azer

4 Karpatchev Aleksandr

5 Genov Petar

6 Simantsev Mikhail

7 Sriram Jha

8 Colpe Malte

9 Strebkovs Andrejs

10 Weishäutel Moritz